Mommy

A part of me is haunted by the fact that one day I'll have to live and breathe on this earth without you. Today you had minor surgery. I cringe in anger that our bodies can fail us. I cower because it's a helpless happening of the human condition. We are forced into this. We [...]

Lit

"Maybe all any of us wants is to feel singled out for some long, sweet, quenching draft of love, some open-throated guzzling of it-like what a baby gets at the breast. The mystery of the Bible passages, marked just for me, does that."

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Life is so hard but it's so beautiful. I find it strange that one minute you can be begging for God's mercy, and then wish the next minute never ceases. I've been through so much emotionally I find it hard to explain physically. It would only take a person who is truly in touch with [...]